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ZIP Code 60124

Primary City:Elgin, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Elgin
County: Kane County
Timezone: Central (8:07pm)
Area code: 224 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.04, -88.41
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60124

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60124. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 60124. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60124, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Elgin, IL
Acceptable:
Campton Hills, Plato Center

Stats and Demographics for the 60124 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60124 is located in northeast Illinois and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 60124 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60124 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,935
Population Density 495 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,987
Median Home Value $289,400
Land Area 38.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,603
Median Household Income $102,059

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7306886375954074936397106827417346206074172831909855
Female661676634556374565726726697763736740625432290191110107
Total1,3911,3641,2711,1517811,0581,3651,4361,3791,5041,4701,3601,232849573381208162

Gender

 Male 9,326 49%
 Female 9,609 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,760 83.2%
 Black Or African American 470 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 70 0.4%
 Asian 1,749 9.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 486 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 394 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner408771,3051,5031,30078933760
Renter15621139746271814
Total559391,4181,6001,34681635574

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,830 73%
 Single Guardian 554 8%
 Singles 920 14%
 Singles With Roommate 299 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,068 62%
 Households with Kids 2,535 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1561441391411661391251331251221321361121351441341121188769
Female131153114135130128135154129138114124125133130123125958362
Total287297253276296267260287254260246260237268274257237213170131

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60124 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60124 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 60124 real estate data, the median home value of $289,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60124. Rentals in 60124 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60124 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,928 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,044 72%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,167 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 392 6%
 Households Vacant 384 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 6.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Sale Only 202 52.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 5.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 12.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 86 22.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 35 7%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 103 21%
 3+ Bedroom 351 72%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $102,059 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60124 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 60124. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,561 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,639 24%
 No Earnings 3,849 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,561 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,639 24%
 No Earnings 3,849 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,472 91.7%
 Public transportation 195 1.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 230 2.2%
 Worked at Home 416 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 418 7%
 High School Graduate 2,766 44%
 Associate's degree 381 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,688 27%
 Master's degree 759 12%
 Professional school degree 209 3%
 Doctorate degree 101 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,165 75.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 615 14.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 430 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60124

ZIP Code 60124 is in the Central Community Unit School District 301. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60124.

Prairie View Grade School
10n630 Nesler Rd
Elgin, IL 60124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Community Unit School District 301
Country Trails Elementary
3701 Highland Woods Blvd
Elgin, IL 60124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Community Unit School District 301
Prairie Knolls Middle School
225 Nesler Rd
Elgin, IL 60124
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Central Community Unit School District 301
Otter Creek Elementary School
2701 Hopps Rd
Elgin, IL 60124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District U-46
Da Vinci Academy
37w080 Hopps Rd
Elgin, IL 60124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Goddard School of Elgin
2496 Bushwood Dr
Elgin, IL 60124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Westminster Christian School
2700 W Highland Ave
Elgin, IL 60124
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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